Ni Meeting Jan20th2010

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Ni Meeting Jan20th2010

  1. 1. NI, January20th2010<br />
  2. 2. Earthquake in Haiti<br />Tuesday afternoon, January 12th, the worst earthquake in 200 years - 7.0 in magnitude - struck less than ten miles from the Caribbean city of Port-au-Prince, Haiti.<br />Pictures from Port-au-Prince <br />
  3. 3. Ways You Can Help<br />Partners in Health<br />Partners in Health Website<br />Donate and read Dr. Paul Farmer’s take on what needs to be done about the earthquake. (He is amazing. Really. He is my hero. Nico’s too.)<br />Moveon.org<br />Move On Website<br />When Americans donate to charity with their credit cards, the banks get rich. In some cases they keep 3% of the donation as a &quot;transaction fee,&quot; even though it costs them far less to process the donation. Help demand they waive all fees on charitable donations to Haiti.<br />
  4. 4. Ways You Can Help<br />Red Cross<br />Send a Donation text to the Red Cross to help survivors<br />Text HAITI to 90999 to send a $10 dollar donation <br />Habitat for Humanity<br />Habitat’s Website<br />Donate to help Habitat address shelter solutions for low-income families in the Port-au-Prince area. <br />
  5. 5. ~Global Giving Campaign Update<br />~Schott Clean Up Update<br />
  6. 6. Global Giving Campaign<br />Most Total Funds Donated $2,000<br />2nd Place $1,500<br />3rd Place $500<br />Most Individual Donations $1,000 <br />Contest held from February 17th through March 9th<br />Conference call training session Feb 4th<br />Submit Project and details to National Office by Feb8th<br />
  7. 7. Union Moving Coordinator <br />We get locker space!!<br />Volunteer Needed to be Nourish’s Moving Coordinator<br />Must Attend Meeting on January 26th (Tuesday) at 8:30 am in the Shuenion Meeting Room 1<br />Send NAME and EMAIL to Adam Burden.37@osu.edu<br />
  8. 8. New Medical Anthropology Club!!<br />First Meeting is TOMORROW at 5:30 in Smith 1042<br />Do your career goals involve health care, international affairs, medicine or science? Are you interested in how cultural and historical conditions shape medical practices and policies?<br />Even if not, you should come  <br />I’ll be there <br />
  9. 9. Munyurangabo<br />A 2009 film set in Rwanda that examines the lives of two young boys affected by the conflicts between the Hutu and Tutsi<br />Movie Night at Mackenzie’s Feb 19th , Friday at 8:30 <br />

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